Patience. Persistence. Optimism.

Patience. Persistence. Optimism.

 

Commentators in the field of mediation – both academics and practitioners – often cite these as the top three

qualities a mediator needs to be successful.

 

So, how to get them? It’s both nature and nurture.

 

Nature: we choose this path because it is a good fit for us (and it’s not for everyone).

 

Nurture: we get better with experience, and when we study, read, write, teach, and speak with passion about this work.

 


Posted in Uncategorized, Wednesday, March 21st, 2018